EMBB’s non-BRIC focus allows for a tilt toward local economies away from the boom-bust commodities cycle. While the ETF is heavy on financial services stocks, a hallmark of many emerging markets ETFs, EMBB does have combined 22% weight to technology and consumer discretionary names.
Emerging markets technology names have offered the highest level of out-performance of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index in the three-year period ending Dec. 31, 2013. [Emerging Markets Value Bets]
SPDR MSCI EM Beyond BRIC ETF
ETF Trends editorial team contributed to this post. Tom Lydon’s clients own shares of EEM.